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7 Oscar-Winning Films That Are Better Than The Books They Are Based On

March 2, 2013
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Here’s our look at seven such films that did not just do justice to the books they were adapted from, but actually outdid them in terms of impact

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10 Things You Might Not Know About Jack Reacher

March 1, 2013
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He is back. The man with the Holmesian sense of deduction and muscles like Arnie. There are few characters in the history of popular fiction like Jack Reacher, the former military policeman with a penchant of stumbling into–and sorting out–trouble.  Not surprising when you look at his skill set.

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Quotable Quotes: Thus Spake Jack Reacher

February 28, 2013
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He is a man of few words (and lots of thought. And action), but when Jack Reacher DOES speak, you would do well to keep a pen and paper handy.  Because he can come up with sensational quotes. Sample these: 1.  “I have to warn you. I promised my mother, a long time ago. She…

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Seven books that inspired Johnny Depp films

November 25, 2011
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Seven books that inspired Johnny Depp films

By Nimish Dubey Most people remember him as the eccentric captain Jack Sparrow from the Pirates of the Caribbean trilogy, but  The Examiner in an excellent article points out that some of Johnny Depp’s most notable performances have come in films based on books. The actor, who turned 46 on June 9, has the following…

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